Citizen Action Monitor

Kids vs Global Warming lawsuit dismissed by U.S. District Court for Washington D.C.

Lawsuit was filed by Alec Loorz and other young climate change activists No 495 Posted by fw, June 5, 2012 District Court Dismisses Children’s Climate Suit Brought Under Federal Public … Continue reading

June 5, 2012 · Leave a comment

“Holy creeping corporatism, Batman, our rights are under attack!”

“I know, Robin. State legislatures are stripping municipalities of their zoning authority.” No 494 Posted by fw, June 4, 2012 “Not content to leave Pennsylvania communities with any control over … Continue reading

June 4, 2012 · Leave a comment

Far and away the best damned strategy I’ve seen for building a grassroots transformational mass movement

The challenge is formidable — to abolish corporations and dissolve centralized hierarchies in general No 493 Posted by fw, June 3, 2012 “We’ve become so obedient that we’ve forgotten how … Continue reading

June 3, 2012 · Leave a comment

Commons debate offers example of Tory MP’s arrogance and stonewalling over “Robogate”

No 492 Posted by fw, June 2, 2012 “Once again I say taking it up with Elections Canada is an inadequate response to a serious problem. In 2011 we know … Continue reading

June 2, 2012 · Leave a comment

“We’ll be honest: we won’t win the campaign to end fossil fuel subsidies with a global million-strong petition alone” – 350.org

“Once we get a million signatures, we’ll move on to phase two” No 491 Posted by fw, June 2, 2012 The following call for action is reposted from the 350.org … Continue reading

June 2, 2012 · Leave a comment

Gutsy Medea Benjamin challenges Americans to speak out against Obama’s murderous drone warfare

“Obama’s top legal adviser Harold Koh insists that this killing spree is legal under international law…” No 490 Posted by fw, June 1, 2012 Medea Benjamin of Code Pink is … Continue reading

June 1, 2012 · Leave a comment